ASAP Science and Technology Exemplars - Grades 1-8 - Grade 1: Watery Paper
RUBRIC FOR GRADE 1: WATERY PAPER
 
  Criterion   Level 1   Level 2   Level 3   Level 4  
                     
 

Understanding of basic concepts

  • identify properties of materials that are important to their purpose and function

 

Student:

  • gives simple explanation that shows limited understanding
 

Student:

  • gives partial explanation
 

Student:

  • gives nearly complete explanation
 

Student:

  • gives complete and detailed explanation
 
 
 
 
 

Inquiry skills

  • observes, chooses materials, follows a plan, tests, records and reports
  • uses materials and equipment safely

 

Student:

  • demonstrates few of the skills and strategies of inquiry
  • needs frequent reminders about safety
 

Student:

  • demonstrates some of the skills and strategies of inquiry
  • needs some reminders about safety
 

Student:

  • demonstrates most of the skills and strategies of inquiry
  • needs occasional reminders about safety
 

Student:

  • demonstrates all of the skills and strategies of inquiry
  • needs no reminders about safety
 
 
 
 
 

Communication of required knowledge

  • clarity and precision of the written report
  • use of science and technology terminology

 

Student:

  • presents a limited number of ideas and details with little clarity
  • contains few terms in context
 

Student:

  • presents some ideas and details with some clarity
  • contains some terminology in context
 

Student:

  • presents most of the main ideas and details clearly
  • contains most terminology in context
 

Student:

  • presents all of the main ideas clearly and precisely
  • contains all terminology in context
 
 
 
 
 
 

Relating science and technology

  • Identify, through observation, the same material in different objects

 

Student:

  • Identifies one object for one material
 

Student:

  • Identifies one object for two materials
 

Student:

  • Identifies one object each material
 

Student:

  • Identifies more than one object each material
 
 
 
 
 
 

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